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  • $2,359 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Mrs. Schmitt
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 29 donors
  • $0 still needed

Instrument Cases for Instrumental Students

Help me give my students new instrument cases to protect and carry their instruments!

My Students

My students are frequently faced with challenges they can't control. My goal is to give them the very best I can every day and make their experience in my classroom positive and educational.

My students come from a variety of backgrounds and home situations, but the thing they have in common is their love of making music and playing their instruments!

They come to school early and stay late to improve their skills. They work hard and inspire me every day.

My Project

Currently many of our instrument cases are old and falling apart. This makes it hard to keep the instruments in good working condition. If an instrument doesn't work, a student can't play it. In addition, our old cases are also difficult for students to carry.

New instrument cases will help us protect our instruments.

They will also save us hundreds of dollars of repair bills. Students will also be able to transport their instruments back and forth to school more easily if they aren't worried about their cases falling part on the bus or while they're walking through the neighborhood.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Deluxe Tuba Gig Bag • Woodwind and Brasswind $219.99 3 $659.97
Bass Clarinet PRO PAC Case • Woodwind and Brasswind $139.01 2 $278.02
Contoured Baritone Saxophone PRO PAC Case • Woodwind and Brasswind $219.99 1 $219.99
Polyfoam Trombone Case • Woodwind and Brasswind $89.99 2 $179.98
Deluxe Euphonium Bag Bell Up • Woodwind and Brasswind $141.75 1 $141.75
GL Series Flute Case • Woodwind and Brasswind $39.99 3 $119.97
GL Series Clarinet Case • Woodwind and Brasswind $39.99 3 $119.97
Nylon Alto Saxophone Gig Bag • Woodwind and Brasswind $31.99 2 $63.98
Structure Series Polyfoam Oboe Case • Woodwind and Brasswind $53.14 1 $53.14

Materials cost

$1,836.77

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$110.21

3rd party payment processing fee

$27.55

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$2,004.53

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$353.74

Total project goal

$2,358.27

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$2,358.27

28 Donors

-$1,890.85

Donations toward project cost

-$1,624.17

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$266.68

match offer

-$447.50

Match offer toward project cost

-$380.38

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$67.12

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$19.94

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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29 donors29 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 120 students.

Project Activity

This classroom project was brought to life by The DonorsChoose.org Community and 28 other donors.

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